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BC-WI--Wisconsin News Digest 1:30 pm, WI

March 28, 2019

Here’s a look at AP’s general news coverage in Wisconsin. Questions about coverage plans go to News Editor Doug Glass at 612-332-2727 or dglass@ap.org. Jeff Baenen is on the desk.

This information is not for publication or broadcast, and these plans are subject to change. Expected stories may not develop, or late-breaking and more newsworthy events may take precedence. Advisories, digests and digest advisories will keep you up to date.

For up-to-the minute information on AP’s coverage, visit Coverage Plan at newsroom.ap.org.

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TOP STORY:

LOTTERY JACKPOT

NEW BERLIN, Wis. _ A single ticket that matched all six Powerball numbers to win the estimated $768.4 million jackpot — the third-largest jackpot in U.S. lottery history — was sold in a Milwaukee suburb, Wisconsin Lottery officials said early Thursday. The ticket, worth a cash option of $477 million, was sold in New Berlin, a city of about 40,000 people roughly 14 miles (22.5 kilometers) southwest of Milwaukee. SENT: 460 words, photos. AP video planned.

With:

LOTTERY JACKPOT-THE LATEST

AROUND THE STATE:

WISCONSIN LAME-DUCK LAWSUIT

MADISON, Wis. _ One of former Gov. Scott Walker’s appointees tried Thursday to return to her job after a state appellate court stayed a court ruling that her appointment and dozens of others were invalid — only to be turned away at the door. By Todd Richmond. SENT: 605 words.

CHEERLEADING-BODY AWARDS

MILWAUKEE _ The superintendent of a Wisconsin high school district has outlawed cheerleading awards that objectify students’ body parts and ordered mandatory training for staff on discrimination and harassment. By Ivan Moreno. UPCOMING: 350 words.

IN BRIEF:

TODDLER DEATH-KENOSHA, COLLEGE-PRINCE SPEECH CANCELED, PLASTIC BAG BAN-TENNESSE, TWO DEAD-MANITOWOC

SPORTS:

CARDINALS-BREWERS

MILWAUKEE _ Christian Yelich and the Milwaukee Brewers begin their NL Central title defense when they host Paul Goldschmidt and the St. Louis Cardinals on opening day. Goldschmidt is making his St. Louis debut after he was acquired in an offseason trade with Arizona. By Jay Cohen. UPCOMING: 700 words, photos. Game starts 2:10 p.m. EDT

With:

OPENING DAY-THE LATEST

CLIPPERS-BUCKS

MILWAUKEE _ The Los Angeles Clippers put their six-game win streak on the line when they visit the NBA-leading Milwaukee Bucks. UPCOMING: 600 words, photos. Game starts 8 p.m. EDT.

NBA-PARIS GAME

PARIS _ The NBA is going to play a regular-season game in Paris for the first time next year, with the league announcing Thursday that Charlotte and Milwaukee are headed there. The game will be on Jan. 24. Paris has played host to preseason games before, and the league hinted several times in recent months that it was considering bringing a game that counts to the city as well. SENT: 280 words, photos.

IN BRIEF:

S DAKOTA ST-HENDERSON

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